Woodbridge

Woodbridge to Host New & Exciting Summer Events in 2008

By Mayor John E. McCormac Hello Atom Tabloid Readers… I want to take this opportunity to remind everyone about the great events and happenings coming to Woodbridge this summer. Let’s start with Saturdays in downtown Woodbridge with the “bigger and…

McCormac Calls For Investigation Into Train Derailment

PORT READING – Woodbridge Mayor John McCormac has requested a federal investigation into the circumstances surrounding the derailment of a Conrail freight train that forced approximately 100 Port Reading residents to evacuate their homes Sunday. Shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday,…

Woodbridge Students Honored

Woodbridge Students Honored—Seventy-eight students were recently inducted into the Middlesex County College chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges. From Woodbridge, front row, left to right: Kelly Ann Cicalese, Valerie Gidzinski, Ann Tetar, Monica Jimenez,…

Businesses Around Woodbridge In 1953 And More

by Diane Norek Harrison WOODBRIDGE-Does anyone have memories or past information on the semi pro football teams-The Hopelawn Greyhounds or the Woodbridge Golden Bears from the 1930s and 1940s? Were there any other pro football teams in the area? I…

Brunch With The Mayor

ISELIN—Iselin Chemical Hook & Ladder Co. will host “Brunch with the Mayor” on Sunday, April 27 at 11 a.m. Iselin residents are encouraged to attend to meet Mayor John McCormac, Fourth Ward Councilman Jim Major, and members of the Woodbridge…

Mayor’s Wellness Campaign Promotes Healthy Lifestyle & Fitness

By Mayor John E. McCormac The Mayor’s Wellness Campaign is moving “full steam ahead” this spring and summer promoting active lifestyles and community fitness throughout Woodbridge Township. With more than 230 mayors across the state participating in the “Mayor’s Wellness…

Voters Approved The Majority Of School Budgets In Tuesday’s Election

Voters in the majority of Middlesex and Union County school districts approved budgets in Tuesday’s annual school election. School budgets passed in every Union County school district except Linden and Roselle. Middlesex County voters passed school budgets in Cranbury, Dunellen,…

Woodbridge Kicks-Off “Tooling Around The Township” Program

WOODBRIDGE – Last week, Woodbridge Mayor John E. McCormac launched “Tooling Around The Township 2008” – the annual community-based program that organizes teams of volunteers, local trades’ persons and business sponsors to fix-up, repair and help maintain homes for senior…

Woodbridge Police Make Arrest In Easter Hit & Run

WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Township Police Department today announced the arrest of a township resident on charges of endangering the welfare of an injured person following the Easter Sunday, near-fatal hit and run motor vehicle accident that occurred on Route…

The Gift Of Life

The Gift Of Life—Woodbridge Mayor John E. McCormac was the first blood donor at a blood drive at City Hall on March 26 for Woodbridge residents and city employees. McCormac is an enthusiastic supporter of the voluntary blood donation program;…